Katharina Greiner

6 December 1846–
Niedersimten, Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

The Life of Katharina

When Katharina Greiner was born on 6 December 1846, in Niedersimten, Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, her father, Georg Franz Greiner, was 36 and her mother, Catharina Eva Löffler, was 29. She lived in Bavaria, Germany in 1846.

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Georg Franz Greiner
Catharina Eva Löffler
Charlotte Greiner
Magdalena Greiner
Godfrey Greiner
Katharina Greiner

Parents and Siblings



    Charlotte Greiner


    Magdalena Greiner




World Events (3)

1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 6

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

Age 18

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

Age 44

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Name Meaning

South German:1. nickname for a cantankerous or quarrelsome person, from Middle High German grīner ‘squabbler’, ‘quarreler’, an agent derivative of grīn ‘loud cry’, ‘shout’. 2. habitational name for someone from a place called Grein ( see Grein 2).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Katharina Greiner, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Katharina Greiner, "World Miscellaneous Births and Baptisms, 1534-1983"
  • Katharina Greiner, "Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen 1558-1898"

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